February 20th, 2013

Creativity — Opening the Door of the Treasure House

A Quick News Flash! Laura Drake is our local Query Queen. She’s shared the knowledge gained from her 15 year stint in the submission wars in several blogs here over the years. She wanted to let you know that she’s teaching a month-long, online class for Margie Lawson’s Writer’s Academy in March, Submissions that Sell! […]

October 3rd, 2012

WriterStrong: Writing Historical Romance, Not History Lessons

Omaha Depot

By Lyn Horner

I write western historical romances, and I love researching the Old West. However, while my readers want to be swept away to another era, they’re not after a history lesson.

It’s my job to subtly weave in historical details. Today, I’ll give you some tips on how to do […]